TVR Chimaera John Eales 5.2 Litre Hand Built Engine E555TVR

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One of a kind Chimaera 520 "John Eales" edition sprint car available. Mind blowing spec-list of additions and upgrades over 7 years and truly one of a kind.
One-off opportunity to purchase a one-of-a-kind, fully road legal & extensively modified Chimaera sprint car.
The spec list for this car is incredible. Maintained by us since 2008 the vehicle has had a jaw-dropping £40,825 spent on it - not including the purchase price of the vehicle! -.
We'll let the list speak for itself, but main modification work including, but not limited to;
Kevlar lead protectors
Roller rocker covers/ new cam
Stacks Speedo, Fuel gauge, Oil pressure gauge, Tacho, Water and Oil Temp gauge
Uprated brakes, calipers, bearings & hubs with competition pads (High-Spec front, large vented rears)
Special edition 3.77:1 Diff (one of ten made)
Bespoke headlight covers
Front splitter
Replacement fuel pump
Aerotech heat shield
Exhaust manifold upgrade
Uprated throtttle body
Steve Heath drop-links
Aluminium radiator upgrade
Oil Cooler
Replacement front suspension wishbones, bushes etc
Racing red competition Shocks
Lotus seats fitted
Custom produced roll cage - TR Lane fabrication
John Eales Engine Spec
350 bhp road registered engine
Nitrided crank
Steel rods
Forged Pistons
JED Front cover & pulleys
Modified cylinderheads
Roller rockers
45mm inlets/trumpets
72mm plenum
Modified ECU & Wiring loom
Competition Clutch
Solid state electronics
Baffled Sump (John Eales special)
All of which hand-built/balanced, etc
Can be driven to the track, raced and driven home, stopping at Tescos on the way. Well known in TVR race circles and no expense spared on maintenance and upgrades.

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